Feathery Parrotlet

by Katie W
(Limington, Maine)

I've had Bruce, a parrotlet for almost two years. Over the past summer he seemed to have been pulling or losing a good amount of his feathers. We tried to get him to eat fresh food and cleaned his cage almost everyday. It has been three months and his feathers are still the way they were before. So you have any advice on what we should do?

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Sep 02, 2010
Feather loss on Parrotlet
by: Tracie

Dr B can not help, because he can not examine your bird. He suggests that you take your bird for a physical examination by an avian certified vet. Below is an article he also suggests that your read to understand this problem.

Feather Damaging Behavior article

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